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  1. News - China - CULTURE

    Saving Guangxi's cultural heritage from decline

    Posted Apr 03rd 2014, 01:37pm

    ... official holiday the local government has offered to encourage them to participate in an annual ethnic minority singing festival. Wednesday was the third day of the third month of the Chinese lunar calendar, when crowds traditionally gather to sing in the antiphonal, or call-and-answer, style to find love and make new friends. Historically, it has been observed by more than 27 million people ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Hong Kong ready to take Cantonese opera to next stage

    Posted Apr 03rd 2014, 03:38am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... to be trained in singing Cantonese opera from childhood to qualify." The academy director, Professor Adrian Walter, described the Cantonese opera degree course as the "jewel in the crown" ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Government says no to artists' plea for creative freedom protection

    Posted Dec 14th 2013, 05:29am by Vivienne Chow

    ... creative freedom. Secretary for Home Affairs Tsang Tak-sing yesterday told a Legislative Council panel meeting that the administration would not impose governance rules on the boards ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Deaf children's choir hitting all the right notes

    Posted Sep 27th 2013, 12:00am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... by a sign language translator as conductor, 14 hearingimpaired children have set out to show the world that music really can be enjoyed by everyone. "I like singing because it's fun," ... the playing field for children with disabilities," she said. "I realised a lot of children loved singing." The choir, based at the Hong Kong Association of the Deaf centre in Choi Hung ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Opera veterans on way out as work begins on Kowloon venue

    Posted Sep 30th 2013, 12:00am by Olga Wong, Ada Lee

    ... this art form a decade from now, when the old masters can't perform any more? It's a problem that has to be addressed," he said. Mastering the skills of Cantonese opera - singing ... piece," he said. The recent deaths of two respected virtuosos - Chan Kim-sing and Lam Kam-tong, at the ages of 64 and 65, respectively - has highlighted the succession problem. But Yu ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Concern over arts building costs

    Posted Apr 09th 2013, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... In a Legislative Council meeting yesterday, the statutory authority and Secretary for Home Affairs Tsang Tak-sing were urged to disclose the updated cost of building the 40-hectare arts hub in West Kowloon ...

  7. News - World - CULTURE

    Financial woes mean New York City Opera will almost certainly close

    Posted Oct 01st 2013, 12:00am by NYT

    ... an opera company can give, with intricate harmonies and clarion high notes. It may be the last time they sing together. ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Fishing families strive to say 'I do' the traditional way

    Posted Jul 01st 2013, 12:00am by LO WEI

    ... such as the bride's songs, the passing of gifts and the boat-rowing parade. Wong For-kam is one of them. The 57-year-old has been painstakingly documenting the lyrics of songs the brides sing before ... a four-day banquet. Relatives would gather, some rowing their boats from afar. The bride would sing songs on several nights before the big day, with some singing till their voices grew hoarse, she ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Kung fu fighter and filmmaker Lau Kar-leung loses last battle

    Posted Jun 26th 2013, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... The hospital's consultant respiratory physician, Dr Thomas Li Sing-tao, said he suffered from respiratory failure as a result of pneumonia. Reimer and her daughters will move into a Buddhist nunnery ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Hong Kong pianist May Chau plays it right in Italy

    Posted Jun 11th 2013, 12:00am by Tony Cheung

    ... to them." Chau's plans include bringing a Hong Kong children's chorus to Italy to sing in Putonghua and Italian next year. She also intends to hold an arts exhibition and cultural exchange ...




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